The Maldives was proudly named by UK and Middle Eastern holidaymakers as ‘Favourite Holiday Destination in the World’ at the 13th Ultimate Luxury Travel Related Awards (ULTRAs) gala, which took place at the Emerald Palace Kempinski Hotel in Dubai on Monday 27th January 2020. Continue reading →
The Maldives welcomed its 1.5 millionth tourist of 2019 at Velana International Airport on 24th November 2019. This impressive milestone means that the Indian Ocean destination has now already surpassed the total number of visitor arrivals in 2018, when a total of 1.48 million international tourists visited. Continue reading →
The Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) announced the new tourism strategy for 2020 during a press conference at World Travel Market 2019, which will include a stronger focus on promoting the rich culture of the Maldives and attracting niche markets such as MICE, culture and sports tourism. Continue reading →
The Maldives brought “The Sunny Side of Life” to the grey skies of London this autumn with the launch of the advertising campaign on London buses and bus stops, and at Waterloo train station. Continue reading →
The Maldives sponsored a gala dinner and drinks reception at Celtic Manor Resort’s Celebrity Cup in Newport, South Wales, from 13th – 14th July 2019, marking the first time a tourism brand has got involved in this prestigious golf event.
Although renowned as a romantic destination for couples, the Maldives also offers solo travellers a peaceful and serene location to escape the everyday routine and recharge their batteries in paradise. Continue reading →
The Maldives is now more affordable and accessible than ever, with several wallet-friendly resorts and local island guesthouses attracting UK holidaymakers who may not have considered the Indian Ocean as a holiday destination before.